Download Festival 2010 News
AC/DC were honoured with the Best Headliner gong at the UK Festival Awards for their performance at Download Festival back in June.
The final voting stage for the UK Festival Awards 2010 is now open, giving fans the definitive say on another amazing festival season.
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The rising cost of booking artists for festivals could see events closing down in the future, the Association of Independent (AIF) has said.
Aerosmith crowned Download Festival's 2010 celebrations with leopard skin style as they brought Sunday to a close at Donington Racetrack.
It was a White Riot at Download, as Rage Against The Machine capped Saturday night at Donington, with a set that talked as much to the mind as the body and heart.
AC/DC brought a whole lotta Rosie and much, much more, as they closed a short but sweet first day at Download Festival 2010.
American glam rockers RATT have cancelled a slew of European festivals including this week's Download and the upcoming Hellfest.
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Wolfmother have been forced to cancel their appearances at Download Festival and T In The Park, organisers have announced.
Sum 41 head up the latest acts confirmed for this year's Download Festival Coattail Riders and Kerrang! cover stars My Passion also unveiled.
Following the tragic news of the death of Ronnie James Dio over the weekend, Download have announced today (17 May) that they will rename their second stage to The Ronnie James Dio Stage.
Napalm Death have been brought in to replace The Used at this year's Download Festival after the group pulled out for unforeseen circumstances.
Suicidal Tendencies are among 14 new acts revealed for this year's Download Festival.
Download, Wireless and Hyde Park Calling are set to trial 'smart chip' wristbands this summer in a bid to combat ticket fraud.
Download Festival fans that waited up until witching hour last night were treated to 22 new bands set to play the event this summer.
Day tickets for this year's Download Festival go on sale at 9am this morning (Tuesday)
122,215 fans have applied for tickets to the free Rage Against The Machine show at Finsbury Park, London on 6 June, the BBC has reported.
Rage Against The Machine and Aerosmith have been confirmed as the final Download Festival headliners.
Details of Rage Against The Machine's free UK gig 'should' be revealed later this week, Download's festival booker Andy Copping has confirmed.
Fans' reactions have proved to be poles apart following the decision by Download Festival organisers to ban flags in the main arena.
General sale tickets for this year's Download Festival have gone on sale this morning (Friday).
As predicted by Virtual Festivals, AC/DC are to headline this year's Download Festival with support from Them Crooked Vultures.
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AC/DC look likely to be confirmed as headliners for next year's Download Festival after an over-enthusiastic admin on their official website revealed the band will be playing.
Early bird tickets for next year's Download Festival go on sale today (Thursday) at 9am.
Early bird tickets for next year's Download Festival will go on sale at this year's prices on Thursday (19 November).
Ian Carroll, author of The Reading Festival: Music, Mud and Mayhem, is looking for your favourite Download Festival stories to publish in his new book.
Green Day have announced two large outdoor shows in the UK next summer.